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Royals Away, Tourist Can Play

Royals Away, Tourist Can Play

If you have travelled to London as a tourist before you have almost certainly visited Buckingham Palace. Sadly for most people that visit ends at the entrance, stuck standing outside … Continue reading →

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Upcoming Art Shows in London

Upcoming Art Shows in London

Soundscapes: Listening to Paintings

The soundscapes exhibit at the National Gallery in Trafalgar Square is a truly fascinating experience. Six paintings with accompanying loudspeakers form the base of the exhibit … Continue reading →

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Excellent Free Festivals in London

Excellent Free Festivals in London

London’s hipster haven comes alive at that exceptional Greenwich Vintage Fair on the Gardens, a treasure trove of vintage wares. There will be classically styled trucks selling delicious food and, … Continue reading →

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Saving Money on Travel

Saving Money on Travel

London is vast and beautiful and absolutely brimming with incredible places to go. It is no exaggeration to say that around every corner there is some new fantastic thing to … Continue reading →

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Budget Sightseeing: London by Bus

Budget Sightseeing: London by Bus

London is one of the most extraordinary cities you will ever have the pleasure of travelling through. In every direction you travel in this vast city, east end, west end, … Continue reading →

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Great Cinemas around London

Great Cinemas around London

Everyone loves a trip to the cinema. It’s the perfect way to spend an evening whether you are out on a date or wanting to keep the kids distracted for … Continue reading →

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Solo London Fun

Solo London Fun

Are you alone in London? Are you looking for a fun way to enjoy this great city by yourself? London’s a big and exciting place to spend time, but when … Continue reading →

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Outstanding Plays to Look Forward to

Outstanding Plays to Look Forward to

The July theatre season is upon us and it’s already shaping up to be something quite special! There are a lot of really intriguing plays on offer with everything from … Continue reading →

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Best Beer Gardens in London

Best Beer Gardens in London

With the weather warming up it is more and more frustrating to be cooped up indoors. You have to put up with sitting in your office all day looking out … Continue reading →

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A Brief History of Paddington

A Brief History of Paddington

Paddington is a delightfully vibrant corner of London. Perched just above Hyde Park with easy access to the rest of the city and rail links to the rest of the … Continue reading →

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Rugby World Cup 2015 fixtures in London

Sports fans from around the world will head to the UK this autumn for the eagerly-awaited Rugby World Cup 2015. Between September 18th and October 31st, the top 20 nations … Continue reading →

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Check in! Top tips for passing airport security

Whether you’re coming to stay at one of the luxury hotels in Park Lane, or a budget hostel designed for backpackers, the same principle applies. To enter the UK and … Continue reading →

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